What are ribozymes?

Asked by Pratima | 22nd Aug, 2015, 07:18: PM

Expert Answer:

A ribozyme is a ribonucleic acid enzyme or RNA enzyme that catalyzes a chemical reaction.It is also called as catalytic RNA. Ribozymes play a role in vital reactions such as RNA splicing, transfer RNA biosynthesis, and viral replication.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 23rd Aug, 2015, 11:23: AM